Category: life

She loved him because he had brought her back …

She loved him because he had brought her back to life. She had been like a caterpillar in a cocoon, and he had drawn her out and shown her that she was a butterfly.

I have been waiting all my life to be with you…

I have been waiting all my life to be with you. My heart slams against my ribs when I think of the slaughtered nights I spent all over the world waiting to feel your touch. The time I annihilated while I waited like a man doing a life sentence.
I need you like life needs life. I want you bad like a natural disaster. You are all I see. You are the only one I want to know.

If you’re my friend I should be able to talk t…

If you’re my friend I should be able to talk to you but I can’t, and if I can’t talk to you, well, what is the point of you? Of us?

But then again, maybe bad things happen becaus…

But then again, maybe bad things happen because it’s the only way we can keep remembering what good is supposed to look like.

When I look at my life and its secret colours,…

When I look at my life and its secret colours, I feel like bursting into tears.

When you’re different, sometimes you don’t see…

When you’re different, sometimes you don’t see the millions of people who accept you for what you are. All you notice is the person who doesn’t.

Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.

Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.

All any of us wanted, really, was to know that…

All any of us wanted, really, was to know that we counted. That someone else’s life would not have been as rich without us here.

Regular

When I press my hand to my chest, it is your chest.

Rumi

To be yourself in a world that is constantly t…

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.